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Canadians are using social media to find jobs, global study says

Ignore that request from LinkedIn or Twitter at your peril – it might be a job offer, according to a global study released Wednesday.<p>The study, commissioned by U.S. human resources firm Kelly Services, found that 39 per cent of Canadians polled have been contacted through a social media website or …

Iran nuclear talks resume in Geneva

World leaders have gathered in Geneva for fresh talks with Iran, to secure a deal on the country's nuclear programme.<p>Both sides have expressed confidence a breakthrough can be achieved.<p>But ahead of the talks, Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei warned that the country would not back down …

Ikea Spikes Article on Lesbian Couple in Russia

Ikea said Wednesday that it removed an article about a lesbian couple from the Russian edition of its consumer magazine because of anti-gay …

‘Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.’ Entered ‘The Well’ In Its Latest Episode

This week, <i>Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.</i> had a “crossover” with <i>Thor: The Dark World</i> that essentially amounted to five seconds in England before the plot kicked in. On the other hand, this was also one of the show’s better episodes, as we finally get to know Grant Ward just a little bit better.<p>The episode …

The Man Behind The Saddest eBay Auction Of 2013? Frank Stallone

New Year’s Eve can be a really stressful time for a lot of people, because there are so many decisions that need to be made in regard to how you spend it and the people you spend it with. I mean, do you want to limit yourself to a little get-together with some close friends and/or family or do you …

Infographic of the Day: The Most Comprehensive Size Comparison of Science-Fictional Spaceships Yet

Click through the image for a closer look at this awesome chart of science-fictional spaceships compiled by DeviantART user DirkLoechel.

The Rob Ford Jean-Claude Van Damme Volvo Splits Parody video you've been waiting for

Of the many parody videos poking fun at this epic Volvo ad, I believe this one poking fun at Rob Ford by NYC-based visual effects firm Artjail VFX …

Winona Ryder Teases BEETLEJUICE 2 Details

Every death in Game of Thrones visualized. (via brocatus)

Every death in Game of Thrones visualized. (via brocatus)

22 Outstanding Neighbour Complaint Notes

Disgruntled neighbours are righting wrongs with passive-aggressive notes complaining about loud sex, defecating dogs, wifi and loud music. Here are …

Oasis Are Never, Ever Getting Back Together

Give up hope, Britpop fans: The chances of an Oasis reunion are absolutely nil, according to guitarist Noel Gallagher. No way, no how. Read on to see …

Music

Born Cages

Lauryn Hill announces more homecoming dates (5 NYC-area shows total)

Earlier today, we mentioned that <b>Lauryn Hill</b> added a Long Island show happening at <b>The Paramount on 12/26</b> (tix on sale 11/22), in addition to her …

Art on the Mind

<b>Hey New Yorkers</b>, tonight (11/20) at ABC No Rio is the opening reception of <i>Collect, Store, Retrieve</i>, an exploration of the "mechanics, makeup, fallibility, and plasticity of memory." The show is curated by Brian George and Kelly Savage and is funded in part with support from the New York City …

LA Auto Show: BMW Concept X4

The Concept X4 made its world debut in Shanghai, but in L.A. we got the official word: This is much closer to a production vehicle than it is a "concept".<p>BMW announced today that the X4 will go into production at BMW's Spartenburg, S.C. manufacturing plant this summer. And its volume will add to …

LA Auto Show

Google combines Play Magazines and Currents into one app: Newsstand

Google announced today the launch of Newsstand, a news and magazine reading app that combines the functionality of Currents and Play Magazines, and will eventually replace them both.<p>The app, which is pretty similar to Currents, is now available in the Play Store. For users in the countries where …

International Space Station

Last Updated: March 28, 2017<p>Koichi Wakata (Dr. Eng.)<p>Dr. Koichi Wakata was born in 1963, in Saitama, Japan. He received B.S.in Aeronautical …

Space Exploration

Coin eight-in-one Bluetooth credit card adds security features, boosted pre-order availability

Judging by the millions of YouTube views since it launched just last week, there's quite a bit of interest in Coin. The Bluetooth-enabled swipeable lets you add in identifying info from up to eight individual credit, debit, membership, loyalty and gift cards, and comes along with companion Android …

Watercolor Blade Runner

What if Winslow Homer created Blade Runner? It’s a question you’ve no doubt pondered many times, well, you can finally be at rest, this is the …

BotZ app review: blast your way through the robotic onslaught and protect your city

Introduction<p>Hundreds of billions of destructive robots known as BotZ have been consuming galaxy after galaxy in a relentless march of annihilation …

Hit it solid: A timeless, easy look with a completely solid setup

Luke Donald, Dustin Johnson, Martin Kaymer and other tour stars are starting to channel the looks of golf style legends Gary Player and Seve Ballesteros by rocking really cool single color coordination on the course. Their monochromatic move is a subtle strategy for a strong style statement. Follow …

Jets chairman nixes call for fans to wear helmets over Adam Pardy incident

After losing their first two meetings this season, the Winnipeg Jets know they have to do a better job managing the puck against the Chicago Blackhawks.<p>But the team isn't looking for any help from fans who might want to mock the opposition by wearing helmets to Thursday's game.<p>It's a reference to a …

Alleged FSU victim speaks out

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- The attorney for the accuser in the sexual assault investigation involving Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston said she was …